Allisa grew up in Richmond, BC, before moving to Quebec and Ontario to pursue her undergraduate studies at McGill University and her Dual Juris Doctor Degree at the University of Windsor and the University of Detroit Mercy, graduating magna cum laude from her program. She was called to the Ontario bar in 2014, and practiced in Toronto, Ontario as an employment and labour lawyer before returning back to BC and joining Montgomery Miles & Stone as its newest associate in 2018.
Allisa has practiced in both English and Mandarin in Toronto and will further her language capabilities to assist her clients in Kelowna. Her focus practice areas are real estate, wills and estate planning, and business law. Allisa also brings with her, prior experience as an employment litigation lawyer, to assist clients in business transactions, ensuring that their interests are fully protected in all aspects.
Outside of the office, Allisa plans to continue her passion of volunteering and giving back to her community. Previously in Toronto, Allisa was the President of the Taiwanese Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs Associations, and a Director of the North American Association of Asian Professionals – Toronto. Allisa also spent every Thursday morning at the Law Society of Ontario, serving breakfast to those in need. Outside of the office, Allisa enjoys spending her time playing the piano, learning the ropes of becoming a better cherry farmer, and taking photographs of the beautiful natural scenery the Okanagan has to offer.
Business Law; Real Estate; Wills, Trusts, and Estates; Employment Law
Bachelor of Commerce Degree (in Labour Management Relations) from McGill University
Dual Juris Doctor from the University of Windsor and University of Detroit Mercy